In the world of football, superstars have come and gone through the ages. Moments of brilliance can define a players career while failures can leave them out on the periphery for the rest of their days. Dmitri Payet, a French player for the club West Ham United, had an explosive 2016 for his club and country, scoring some of the most incredible set piece goals that the audience has seen in recent years. While his free kick is very accurate and powerful, some argue they are able to be saved if the keeper is in the right position.
However, they do not understand the difficulty it requires.
To look at Payet's skill and ability, here is a look at the physics of one of his set pieces.